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de·vi·ate

 (dē′vē-āt′)
v. de·vi·at·ed, de·vi·at·ing, de·vi·ates
v.intr.
1. To turn aside from a course or way: hikers who deviated from the main path.
2. To depart, as from a norm, purpose, or subject; differ or stray. See Synonyms at swerve.
v.tr.
To cause to turn aside or differ.
n. (-ĭt)
A deviant.

[Late Latin dēviāre, dēviāt- : Latin dē-, de- + Latin via, road; see wegh- in Indo-European roots.]

de′vi·a′tor n.
de′vi·a·to′ry (-ə-tôr′ē) adj.
Translations

deviated

adj desviado
References in classic literature ?
I will leave his other actions alone, as they were all alike, and they all succeeded, for the shortness of his life did not let him experience the contrary; but if circumstances had arisen which required him to go cautiously, his ruin would have followed, because he would never have deviated from those ways to which nature inclined him.
Belfast and Maston-- that it had deviated from its course from some unknown cause, and had not reached its destination; but that it had passed near enough to be retained by the lunar attraction; that its rectilinear movement had been changed to a circular one, and that following an elliptical orbit round the star of night it had become its satellite.
There is not a suspicion existing in the mind of any one at all acquainted with the subject that the owner of either of them has deviated in any one instance from the pure blood of Mr.
Then he remembered that the boat compass, on such course, deviated two whole points from the Arangi's compass, and altered his own course accordingly.
The thermometer went up, the needle of the compass deviated on the dial.
Regardless of the problems associated with caudal septal deviations, while correcting it the difficulty in dealing with caudal deviation lies in the fact that deviated caudal septum also has a C shaped deviation2.
Then, the drilling of the deviated section will be initiated at 1230 m and progressively deviated to reach a near horizontal angle at 1700 m KB (to a true vertical depth (TVD) of 1505 m KB), before setting the intermediate casing.
Morrel Mc Kenzie (1) studied over 2000 skulls and found that 75% of adults had deviated septum.
The Grand Mufti added that these misguided groups deviated from Allah Almighty's right and straight approach and way; they are subject to the enemies of Shariah; and they want so distort the image of Islam by their actions and killing innocent people, noting that Islam forbids killing and distorting bodies, and calling on the nation the nation to pay attention to these dangers surrounding it.
His primary concern is with validations, which he examines in the contexts of qualitative benchmarks, quantitative benchmarks at 0 degrees and 90 degrees, quantitative benchmarks at deviated angles, quantitative benchmarks at deviated angles with borehole mud and eccentricity, and receiver voltage response and apparent resistivity.
15 ( ANI ): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Lok Sabha candidate from Sultanpur Varun Gandhi on Tuesday in an indirect reference fired back on his cousin Priyanka Gandhi's remark, who said that he had deviated from the correct path.
KOCHI, August 30, 2011 (Frontier Star): At least seven passengers were injured when a Gulf Air flight from Bahrain with 137 passengers on board, deviated from the runway just before landing at the Kochi International airport early Monday.